The award-winning South African film Triomf (Best South African Film – Durban International Film Festival 2008) will have its first international theatrical release on 14 May in the UK.
Produced and directed by Michael Raeburn, Triomf is believed to be the first Afrikaans language film to find international theatrical distribution.
Triomf is to be distributed by the prestigious art house group Picture Houses. The premiere will be at the National Film Theatre, South Bank, London on 12 May, where the movie opens a “New South Africa Cinema’ season.
The film’s second international release will take place in France on 26 May, where it is being brought out by Hevadis Films.